Cover photo for Martha Jane Rowell Lee's Obituary
Martha Jane Rowell Lee Profile Photo
1955 Martha jane 2022

Martha Jane Rowell Lee

May 2, 1955 — March 7, 2022

Mrs. Martha Jane Rowell Lee, age 66, widow of Allen Lavelle Lee, passed away early Monday, March 7, 2022, surrounded by loved ones at home following a brief battle with cancer.

A native of Ware County, she lived in Ware, Clinch and Atkinson Counties in her lifetime. Martha or better known as “Mamma” spent her life caring for many children as owner and operator of Little Panther Day Care in Clinch County. She was currently employed at the Board of Elections in Atkinson County. For many years, she was a member of New Pine Grove Church and currently was a member of Lang Country Church.

Martha was the daughter of the late Howard Rowell and the late Sarah Corbitt Rowell both of Manor. On July 20, 1972, she married her high school sweetheart Allen “Lavelle” Lee, who preceded her in death.

She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Dave Story of Fitzgerald; one son and daughter-in-law, Bryan Allen and Mary McKenzie Lee of Homerville; ten grandchildren, Martha-Allayne (Drake) Harrell, Olivia Story, Kylie Johnson, Kaine (Summer) Lee, Kristen (Chad) Diakogiannis, Michael Lee, Lillie Grace Story, Jayda (Michael) Taft, Henry “Dave” Story V, and Keaton Delk. Martha was blessed with eleven great-grandchildren, Braylie Delk, Jaxon Wilson, Brayson Johnson, Everleigh Taft, Kensleigh Diakogiannnis, Oliver Still, Saylor Story, Blakeleigh Taft, Kayson Diakogiannis, and due soon, Layton and Landry Harrell; three brothers, William “Billy” Rowell (Marie), Roger Rowell, and Johnny Rowell (Vickie) all of Manor; as well as several cherished nieces, nephews and other relatives.

A funeral service will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 pm at New Pine Grove Church in Homerville. Burial will follow in Camp Branch Providence Cemetery in Manor.

The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 pm at the funeral home.

Sympathy may be expressed online at

Roundtree Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Martha Jane Rowell Lee, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Wednesday, March 9, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Thursday, March 10, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

New Pine Grove Church

, Homerville, GA 31634

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 28

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree